What is Peridot? Meaning, Color, Pictures
- Aug 15, 2018-
Picture of peridot by Heather
Peridot is only found in one color which is a vibrant green color and that is rare for most gemstones. It is a part of the olivine group, which is part of the forsterite-fayalite mineral series. Peridot derives from the Arabic word, “faridat” which means gem. Today it can found in the United States, Asia, and the Middle East as well.
Peridot is known to help in efforts to learn new skills or to concentrate. It is a healing stone as well and also known as the, “Study Stone.”